ERICE DOC

13 June 2016

The area of Erice D.O.C.

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Territory

The area of the Doc Erice is located in the western part of Sicily to the north of the Trapani town. A legendary area full of historical sites unique in the world, and naturalistic places of a rare beauty. Wines like Grillo, Catarratto, Insolia e Nero d'Avola have been here cultivated since ages, and found in the area of Erice their natural home.
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CATARRATTO : A VINEYARD OF 60 YEARS

The vineyards to sapling greek property of Tosto family, adopted by Fazio Winery to avoid extinctio., It has an age of about 60 years and represent a real archaeological find of the Sicilian viticulture .

Fazio Selection

Fazio Selection means that the producer certify the quality of his wines, select the best production adopting advanced vinification techniques.
The target of the project it to exalt the quality of the local native wines, and give them a leading role in the national and international scene.

The reds wines
In the northwest part of the province of Trapani there is
a production of rich and concentrate red grapes with high quality
standard, due to the long sunny area, with a fresh and windy clime.
The result are smooth, elegant and fruity wines.

The White wines
the particular conformation of the the north area of Trapani,
the geological nature of the soil, the high temperature range, gives
white grapes with a good acidity characterized by aromas of
white flowers and pleasant citrus notes that give the wines
elegance and finesse.